Police Storm Embassy Suites Near LAX After High-Speed Chase

Police swept through an Embassy Suites near LAX on Friday searching for a man who had ditched a car after a high-speed pursuit.

The pursuit started around 10:45 p.m. when LAPD officers pursued a stolen vehicle into El Segundo.

The pursuit ended in front of the Embassy Suites Hotel, at 1440 E. Imperial Ave., police said in a news release. 

The man drove erratically, at times of speesd at 100 mph, along the Century (105) Freeway. At one point he bailed out ofhte car and ran into an undeground parking structure under the Embassy Suites.

Police chased him down with guns drawn and took him into custody.

Anyone with information was asked to call the LAPD 77th Division at 213-485-4164.

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